Educational tastings, happy hours, and more.


August 27, 2019 6pm

Harvest has already begun in the vineyards of the Texas Hill Country & High Plains! Throughout August and into September, The Austin Winery will be crushing & pressing grapes as they go through the fermentation process. This presents a wonderful opportunity to get your hands (and feet) dirty and play an active role in the winemaking process.

Head Winemaker Cooper Anderson will lead...


August 28, 2019 6pm - August 28, 2019 7:30pm

While treated as a single region, the Northern and Southern Rhone are distinctly different in climate, landscape, soil composition, and grapes planted. After traveling through the region for the first time this past June, sommelier Christina Walther is excited to share her experiences and new perspectives with you.

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September 12, 2019 6pm - September 12, 2019 8pm

Meet Randy Lewis of Lewis Cellars at this exclusive members-only tasting at Vine Vault. Lewis Cellars’ wines consistently rate 90+ by Wine Spectator and have been named to the Top 10 list twice - Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2013 (#1 in 2016) and Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Reserve 2010 (#8 in 2013).

Since 1992, Lewis Cellars has been committed to creating world-class wine. They source the finest fruit from Calistoga, St. Helena,...


September 18, 2019

Everyone loves Piedmont, Tuscany, and Veneto…but how well do you know the lesser known regions of Italy? Join us as we explore the regions of Valle d'Aosta, Lombardy, Marche, and Sardinia and the vast array of indigenous varietals found throughout Italy. We are excited to introduce you to new grape varietals and the regions where they are found. We will also discuss the local cuisine of the regions and why the wines work so well with what...



Toast, feast and give back at our annual food and wine events.


Austin Wine Experience »

An afternoon of sommelier and wine educator-led seminars and panels paired with a grand tasting sip & stroll.

September 29, 2019


Big Reds and Bubbles »

Taste the world’s finest champagnes, sparkling wines and “big reds.”

November 14, 2019


Rare & Fine Wine Auction »

Build your collection, share your wine, and support The Wine & Food Foundation of Texas!

April 4, 2020


Toast of Texas »

Sample Texas Monthly's best Texas wines of the year at this amazing event!

The Wine & Food Foundation is not able to offer refunds for purchased tickets.